June 24th, 2014

The Garden at AT&T Park

The San Francisco Giants and their award-winning food service partner, Bon Appétit Management Company, today opened The Garden at AT&T Park.  The Garden will supply fresh-picked greens, vegetables and fruit for Bon Appétit’s ballpark menus and serve as a culinary and nutritional classroom for children in the community.  It will also serve as another unique gathering place for fans to enjoy AT&T Park before and during games.

Quick Hits for June 24, 2014

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Brandon Crawford, Joe Panik

BRANDON CRAWFORD… His 36 RBI this season are tied with Buster Posey for the second most on the club… is already just nine RBI shy of matching his career-best for a season (45 in 2012).

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Matt Cain

POWER RANKINGS… The Giants enter tonight’s contest with a 4.0 game lead in the NL West, having posted the third best record in the Majors at 45-31 (.592)… only Oakland (47-29, .618) and Milwaukee (47-31, .603) have logged better marks.

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Fans

HOME WOES… Despite having the best home record in the National League at 23-16 (.590), the Giants have lost each of their last four home contests while also losing seven of their last eight… the only Giants pitcher to earn a win in this stretch of eight games was Hudson on June 12 versus Washington.

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Hunter Pence

HUNTER PENCE… Is hitting .339 (78×230) in his last 58 games.

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Gregor Blanco

GREGOR BLANCO… Is hitting .325 (25×77) with nine RBI in his past 25 games, despite just two hits in his last 15 ABs.

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Fans

HUDDY AT HOME… The Giants have yet to lose a home game started by RHP Tim Hudson, as the team is 7-0 this season in his home starts… Hudson has personally gone 5-0 with a 2.16 ERA here at AT&T Park this season… his five home wins are tied for the most in the NL while his ERA is the seventh best.

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Matt Cain, Buster Posey

BUSTER POSEY… Has made 64 starts (52 at catcher, 11 at 1st and one at DH).

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Joe Panik

JOE PANIK… Hit .321 (94×293) in 74 games for Fresno with 50 runs scored, 14 2Bs, five HRs and 45 RBI.

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Michael Morse

MICHAEL MORSE… Is hitting .310 (13×42) with RISP and two outs… 25 of his 44 RBI have come with two outs.

San Francisco Giants, S.F. Giants, photo, 2014, Javier Lopez

JAVIER LOPEZ… Is holding left-handed batters at a .194 clip (7-for-36).

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